Cyber Security of the UK's Critical National Infrastructure Contents

Annex 1: Glossary

ABI—Association of British Insurers

ACD—Active Cyber Defence

CiSP—Cyber Security Information Sharing Platform

CNI—Critical national infrastructure

CSIRT—Computer Security Incident Response Team

DHS—Department for Homeland Security

GDPR—General Data Protection Regulation

ICO—Information Commissioner’s Office

IISS—International Institute for Strategic Studies

NCSC—National Cyber Security Centre

NCSP—National Cyber Security Programme

NCSS—National Cyber Security Strategy

NIS Directive—Network and Information Systems Directive

NSC—National Security Council

NSC (SDSR)—National Security Council sub-committee on the Strategic Defence and Security Review

NSC (THRC)—National Security Council sub-committee on Threats, Hazards, Resilience and Contingencies

NSS & SDSR—National Security Strategy and Strategic Defence and Security Review

ONR—Office for Nuclear Regulation

OT—Operational technology





Published: 19 November 2018